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Reconstruction Plans

SWBAT describe the effects of Reconstruction on American life.
SWBAT analyze the impact of the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the Constitution of the United States.

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Objective

The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the Constitution of the United States of America address the issues of slavery and guarantee equal protection under the law for all citizens. What are the basic provisions of the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the Constitution of the United States? Basic provisions of the Amendments: The 13th Amendmentbans slavery in the United States and all of its territories.The 14th Amendmentgrants citizenship to all persons born in the United States and guarantees them equal protection under the law.The 15th Amendment ensures all citizens the right to vote regardless of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.These three amendments guarantee equal protection under the law for all citizens Analyze and interpret primary and secondary source documents to increase understanding of events and life in United States history.Make connections between the past and the present.

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